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Luke August James Peterson, 23 months, of Willmar, plays Monday in the wading pool at Rice Park. It was another scorcher Monday, with local temperatures topping 90 degrees. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Hot, humid front raises threat of heat-related illness


The town of Madison was thronged Sunday for its 125th an-niversary celebration and all-school reunion.

The hot, muggy weather didn't stop people from having a good time, said Maynard Meyer, head of the Madison Chamber of Commerce and general manager of KLQP Radio.

"We had a few thousand people in town for the celebration," he said.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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